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Chalice veil
Description: 

Chalice veil of red silk damask with an embroidered appliqué yellow and gold cross; gold lace border; lined

Place of fabrication: 
Italy?, France?
Date Period: 
18th century
Materials: 
Silk; metal thread (lace); linen (lining)
Technique: 
Weaving (damask); appliqué; bobbin lace
Dimensions: 
57 x 53
Condition: 
Good: edges curled; lining slightly dirty
Notes: 
None
Provenance: 
By purchase